This course is perfect for those with an interest in typography, illustration, craft and graphic design.
After mastering some basic cutting skills, students will cut out a prepared design and then design and cut out a monogram of their initials. Students will design a panel (A4 max) using lettering and simple illustrations, this will be cut out. Then a more complex piece, which could be 3Dimensional. Students will develop their skills throughout the course as well as pick up top tips. The course also embraces the history and current state of papercutting.
Accomodation can be booked, subject to availability.
Tutor: Christine Green
Monday 17 and Tuesday 18 February Fee £117 includes all materials
DISCOUNT OF 10% FOR New Tutor introduction if booked by 31 March 2020
Christine is a graphic designer with a passion for typography, patchwork, cut outs and inspiring others to have a go. She worked at the BBC creating opening title sequences, went freelance retrained as a teacher and runs numerous creative courses, exhibits and demonstrates at crafting events where she sells mercahndise featuring her papercut designs. Career highlights include; BAFTA nomination, main contributor on BBC4’s ‘Make! Craft Britain’, producing/directing BBC Schools ‘The Art’. Christine enjoys making stuff, a challenge, theatre, cinema, reading and carbooting.